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« on: March 25, 2013 07:30:51 PM »

a while back i came across a blog that discussed having your friends make altered paintbrushes to decorate a room ... i fell in love with this idea and asked my friends to do this for me ... i got a good response and some awesome brushes ... but now im thinking ... this would make a cool swap.
Everyone gets say a 1" wooden paintbrush and decorates it in any fashion theyd like then sends it off to their partner.
Any interest in a swap like this?
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« Reply #1 on: March 25, 2013 07:37:05 PM »

I also saw this and  fell in love!   I would be game!
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« Reply #2 on: March 26, 2013 08:26:50 AM »

didn't see that blog but did see this a while back that microjivvy did
https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=414760.0#axzz2Oex4Htzd
which is so very cool - so yeah I would be interested been wanting to try something arty with a paintbrush.
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« Reply #3 on: March 26, 2013 03:26:38 PM »

I think Donna Downey (?) or one of the artists' blogs I follow had a project like this. And one of the many dotees I've received over the years here was a paintbruch - from AIMR?

So, yes, I'd be interested.
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« Reply #4 on: April 11, 2013 01:39:47 PM »

Did this swap happen? Sounds interesting Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: April 18, 2013 09:33:12 AM »

This would be a lot of fun Smiley Also seems like it could be a fairly quick swap that could be repeated in the future (oooo, collectibles). I've had an altered paintbrush on my pinterest for a while that I saw on this blog: http://donnadowney.typepad.com/simply_me/2012/09/the.html
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« Reply #6 on: April 18, 2013 06:46:46 PM »

This sounds fun Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: April 19, 2013 02:03:40 PM »

This is a very interesting idea for a swap. I would join.
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« Reply #8 on: April 20, 2013 05:09:08 PM »

I've never seen these before but now that I've googled them they are amazing.  I may be interested in this if the timing is right. 
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« Reply #9 on: April 21, 2013 01:23:34 AM »

This would be a lot of fun Smiley Also seems like it could be a fairly quick swap that could be repeated in the future (oooo, collectibles). I've had an altered paintbrush on my pinterest for a while that I saw on this blog: http://donnadowney.typepad.com/simply_me/2012/09/the.html

Just looked at this link and its made me wanna do this swap! Lol Smiley
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